A refreshingly different drinks supplier
Archive


A Handmade Pink Gin You Need to Get Acquainted With!

A Handmade Pink Gin You Need to Get Acquainted With!

22 September 2020

Big Smoke's Rhubarb and Pink Lemonade gin is made with care in the leafy boroughs of Southwest London. English rhubarb, pink grapefruit and juniper berries come together in this delicately sweet and refreshing pink gin. Infused with rose petals for a naturally subtle pink hue, it's best served over plenty of ice with your favourite tonic and a twist of...

Read on >

Super-Hero iDrop for Rocking Horse Children's Charity

Super-Hero iDrop for Rocking Horse Children's Charity

15 September 2020

On Saturday, our super-hero BDM Mike abseiled Brighton's 450ft i360 viewing tower to support the amazing work the Rockinghorse Children's Charity does! Well done Mike! We couldn't be prouder! You still have time to donate to Mike's cause here.

Read on >

The Brand New Wild IPA has Landed!

The Brand New Wild IPA has Landed!

15 September 2020

Wild IPA is a mixed fermentation IPA, fermented with Wild Beer Co's unique three yeast blend which provides the beer with a level of acidity that cuts through rich food and a complimentary pink grapefruit hop note from the Talus hops. Wild IPA is deliciously balanced with a dry finish and a low but moreish bitterness. Every step of the recipe...

Read on >

Complot IPA: The Mediterranean in a glass!

Complot IPA: The Mediterranean in a glass!

11 September 2020

You've got to love IPAs! So versatile, yet so specific, they are always a great option and so is Complot, Damm's first Mediterranean IPA! Complot is a complex product crafted with eight different varieties of hops (Nugget, Summit, Willamette, Citra, Centennial, Simcoe, Amarillo and Mosaic) which are added at different stages in the process to bring more bitterness or more...

Read on >

Spice Things Up With Gins & Mixers

Spice Things Up With Gins & Mixers

10 September 2020

Did you know that our latest gins and mixers brochure has landed? Here to "keep spirits up", there's a bit of something for everyone in there: pre-mixed drinks, gorgeous bottles from all over the world filled with traditional, fruity and floral flavoured gins that come in a variety of beautiful colours, non-alcoholic spirits, and of course a great collection...

Read on >

Time to get reacquainted with cask!

Time to get reacquainted with cask!

08 September 2020

Cask is finally making a slow, yet steady return! Our core line is now available to order and we even have a special offer for you! Buy any two nine-gallon Ringwood casks choosing from Razorback, Boondoggle, Fortyniner and Old Thumper, and get one 70cl bottle of Gordon's Pink Gin free of charge! Nor ready for cask? Check out our beers...

Read on >

Blame it on the Boogie!

Blame it on the Boogie!

04 September 2020

Yonder is a modern farmhouse brewery, based in the Mendip Hills of Somerset. They brew beers inspired by their passion for three things: foraging, flavour and fermentation. Their Modern Bitter -a beer we're madly in love with- is Boogie. Boogie is a modern reinterpretation of an English Bitter; inspired by the past but brewed with the future firmly in mind....

Read on >

Let's talk drinks... Safely!

Let's talk drinks... Safely!

01 September 2020

You might have come across our drivers wearing our new Nectar face coverings already, but we're just too excited not to share a photo! Safety always comes first and we are doing everything we can to ensure that both you and our drivers stay happy and healthy no matter the circumstances. Let's talk drinks... Safely! P.S. You can read more...

Read on >

Disaronno Velvet Liqueur has arrived

Disaronno Velvet Liqueur has arrived

02 September 2020

An iconic shape and an elegant total white look for a creamy, velvety liqueur with a unique taste: here comes Disaronno Velvet! A new product, perfect for those who love creams with an intense aroma: the distinctive taste of the most popular Italian liqueur in the world takes on unexpected nuances. Incredibly smooth, Disaronno Velvet masterfully and harmoniously mixes the...

Read on >

Jubel: dangerously refreshing

Jubel: dangerously refreshing

27 August 2020

If you're looking for a dangerously refreshing, award winning craft lager that's cut with fruit, Jubel have a few amazing options to offer! Available in mouth-watering peach, elderflower and grapefruit flavours you're bound to love, Jubel beers are gluten free, vegan and insanely fruity! Check out Jubel beers here, or click here to browse all our beers and discover more fruity...

Read on >

Papagiannakos Retsina

Papagiannakos Retsina

21 August 2020

If you haven't tasted Retsina yet, you 're missing out! Retsina is a Greek white (or rosé) resinated wine, which has been made for at least 2,000 years. Its unique flavour is said to have originated from the practice of sealing wine vessels, particularly amphorae, with Aleppo Pine resin in ancient times. Papagiannakos Retsina is a new version of...

Read on >

Anchor Steam: A San Francisco Brewing Tradition

Anchor Steam: A San Francisco Brewing Tradition

Anchor Steam Beer derives its unusual name from the 19th century when "steam" was a nickname for beer brewed on the West Coast of America under primitive conditions and without ice. Once a nickname for any Californian or West Coast beer brewed under these conditions, today the name "steam" is a trademark of Anchor Brewing and applies only to...

Read on >

WE'RE ALWAYS #ONESTEPAHEAD

WE'RE ALWAYS #ONESTEPAHEAD

21 August 2020

Our scanning system makes picking customer orders super easy and has helped us reach an out-of-this-world 99% accuracy in our picking rate! We 're always #OneStepAhead! Find out more about what makes us different here: https://bit.ly/3grI11U

Read on >

135° East gin stimulates the unexpected

135° East gin stimulates the unexpected

18 August 2020

September is just around the corner and our brand new gins brochure is going to drop soon so we can't stop thinking about all the delicious gins we're surrounded by here at Nectar! 135° East is one of our -many- current favourites; it comes from the Kaikyo distillery and was named after the Japanese standard time meridian of 135-degrees...

Read on >

MONDO BREWING: BEER YOU WANT TO DRINK!

MONDO BREWING: BEER YOU WANT TO DRINK!

14 August 2020

Mondo beers are just effortlessly cool! Influenced by the American craft beer boom and designed by two Americans for a British market, they are as delicious, attractive and made to the highest standard. Don't forget that Mondo Brewing's Dennis Hopp'r is currently on offer: buy 8 bottle cases or kegs and get 9th free! Explore the rest of our beers...

Read on >

All you need is cider... Cider is all you need!

All you need is cider... Cider is all you need!

14 August 2020

There's no denying it: August is undoubtedly the most summery of all summer months and it therefore is the most "cidery" by default! Check out our refreshing ciders here, and try to tell us you wouldn't want one in your hand right now! P.S. Don't forget that these great cider offers are still running until the end of August: Cornish...

Read on >

CHECK OUT OUR BUYER'S SOFT DRINK PICK FOR AUGUST!

CHECK OUT OUR BUYER'S SOFT DRINK PICK FOR AUGUST!

13 August 2020

Katie's soft drink pick of the month is Karma Drinks' Switchels: What is a switchel you ask? We believe it's the name of your new go-to summer drink! In the 1700s, switchel was the thirst quencher of the Caribbean and the US: a perfectly balanced combo of apple cider vinegar, sparkling water, ginger and natural fruit flavours that packs one...

Read on >

Square Root's Lemonade Is The Bee's Knees!

Square Root's Lemonade Is The Bee's Knees!

12 August 2020

No other drink can ever top the satisfaction you feel when drinking a well made lemonade on a warm summer's day! Take our word for it! If you 're looking to get your hands on a delicious, no-nonsense lemonade, simply made from hand pressed lemons, British beet sugar and carbonated water, stop searching; Square Root have the perfect bottle for...

Read on >

Check out our buyer's spirit pick for August!

Check out our buyer's spirit pick for August!

10 August 2020

Carlyn's spirit pick of the month is the Twin Fin Spiced Golden Rum: Twin Fin begins life on the warm sands of the Caribbean, crossing the Atlantic to land on the rugged coast of Cornwall. The epic result of two years creative experimentation to craft a rum like no other. First a secret spice recipe including orange and vanilla is distilled...

Read on >

Tiny Rebel's Cali Pale Tastes Like Summer

Tiny Rebel's Cali Pale Tastes Like Summer

07 August 2020

Tiny Rebel's Cali pale is a a beer suitable for sitting on the beach in the Californian sun. This juicy pale ale plays on classic tropical and pine flavours, with a relaxed mango twist. But don't let the juicy, tropical fruit flavours fool you. This is one big, bad motherlover of an APA! Check it out here. P.S. Don't forget...

Read on >

Wine enthusiasts rejoice!

Wine enthusiasts rejoice!

06 August 2020

Our wine whizz BDM aka Will and Tom, our favourite "wine guy" who always has the answers to all your questions no matter when you call, are back! If you have any wine related queries, don't hold back! They both can't wait to speak with you! Don't forget that we can help you put your wine list and menu together,...

Read on >

Check out our buyer's beer pick for August

Check out our buyer's beer pick for August

03 August 2020

Michael's beer pick of the month is Wiper And True's Sundance IPA: Wiper And True avoid any unnecessary chemicals and processing aids, and do not pasteurise, filter or clear their beers with synthesised chemicals. Sundance is the result of years of exploration and refinement; bursting with juicy tropical fruit flavours such as mango, pineapple and papaya, and layered with berry and...

Read on >

Mixologist's Diary - The Bootlegger Family

Mixologist's Diary - The Bootlegger Family

Prohibition is over! 29,307 days after prohibition ended, The Bootlegger Family opened their doors in their first bar on Gloucester Road in Bristol. Since then the family have carried on its journey heading west, opening its doors at the top of Womanby Street in Cardiff, back to where the minds who conceived the idea grew up. This month we...

Read on >

Mixologist's Diary - Paul Minea, The Leafy Elephant

Mixologist's Diary - Paul Minea, The Leafy Elephant

Founded in 2019 by the Duncan and his family, with aspirations of replicating the luxurious bars of Mayfair, London, The Leafy Elephant is a stunning new bar in Wokingham that is definitely "more than a pub!" With over 200 gins on their impressive back bar, this purpose built venue is all about the luscious experience (and it's not...

Read on >

Mixologist's Diary - Jonathan Benoliel, Vermuteria

Mixologist's Diary - Jonathan Benoliel, Vermuteria

26 June 2019

Vermuteria, next door to Kings Cross, is an all-day café and bar serving creative food and drinks inspired by the origins of Vermouth distilling, established during the 18th Century in the city of Turin, and the great Vermouth bars of Italy and beyond. This month's mixologist is Vermuteria's Head Barman, Jonathan Benoliel. A man who loves learning and is a...

Read on >

Drop us your email

and we can tell you about our new products and what's happening at Nectar!

Call the sales office on 01747 827030 or email ten/ratcen//selas

Follow us and say hello!